About This Chapter
America’s Future – Columbus discovers and develops the next generation of conservative and libertarian leaders in business, think tanks, politics, media, and academia.
AF-Columbus: Being A Leader Worth Following
Whether you are currently in a leadership role or aspiring to one, leading a team, campaign, or project, communication is the key to success. AF-Columbus and NeW are excited to...
AF-Columbus Dinner & Dialogue: Market-Based Incentives & Energy Innovation
How is the marketplace responding to renewable energy technologies compared to conventional, non-renewable technologies? Can customer demand for alternative energy and energy innovations grow without government incentives? Join AF-Columbus at...
AF-Columbus Happy Hour
Kick off summer with us! Join AF-Columbus for happy hour at Land-Grant Brewing on June 24. Tickets are just $5 and include your first two drinks! Invite a friend and...
Esther Bardo is the Manager of Foundation Relations at The Buckeye Institute. Bardo holds a Master’s degree in Information Science from Kent State University. She is also a graduate of Malone University, where she earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science and Psychology, participated in the Canadian Parliamentary Internship program, and was awarded the Outstanding Political Science graduate. She writes, "I appreciate AF's mission to not only advance liberty, free enterprise and personal responsibility, but their commitment to advancing the careers and professional development of America's future leaders. Through local chapter events, mentorships, and fellowships, young professionals are given opportunities to bolster career skills and connect with leaders in the movement. Building skilled liberty leaders throughout the country via local chapters creates the necessary momentum to further the freedom movement.”